Definition of Pashto in English:

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Pashto

Pronunciation: /ˈpʌʃtəʊ/
(also Pushtu /ˈpʌʃtuː/)

noun

[mass noun]
The language of the Pashtuns, which belongs to the Iranian group. It is the official language of Afghanistan and is also spoken in northern areas of Pakistan.
Example sentences
  • I don't even think there's a word in Urdu or Pushtu for ‘immediately.’
  • Not only Urdu but all the other languages of the largely Muslim peoples of the subcontinent of which I have knowledge - Pushtu, Punjabi, and Sindhi - carry the same message.
  • Suddenly men came rushing in, screaming in Pushtu.

Origin

The name in Pashto.

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